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Magico Announces M2 Loudspeaker

December 7th, 2018

The following is a press release issued by Magico.

HAYWARD, CA (USA) | December 7, 2018 – Magico, the Leader in High-Performance Loudspeaker Design and Manufacture, is pleased to announce the M2 which expands the M-Series product lineup and features many ground-breaking engineering designs distilled from the M6 and M3.

Our materials science research in the properties and app ... Read More.

Chord Introduces Ultima Pre-Amplifier for 30th Anniversary

November 9th, 2018

Designed to be entirely uncompromising, the ULTIMA preamp is a world-class amplifier with advanced proprietary Chord Electronics technology. A product of three decades of research, design and engineering here in the UK, it benefits from true dual-mono construction with separate ultra-high-frequency power supplies for each channel, giving the best possible separation. With the addition of valuable low-nois ... Read More.

Chord Introduces Ultima Amplifier for 30th Anniversary

November 9th, 2018

The ULTIMA mono power amplifiers have been conceived for the very finest high-end audio systems, those which by their very nature, tend to have the most demanding and most difficult-to-drive large loudspeakers. They deliver unsurpassed power delivery and are capable of effortlessly driving any speaker.

ULTIMA is the company’s most accomplished amplifier in its 30-year history and ... Read More.

KEF launches the LSX Wireless Music System for hi-res stereo sound

November 2nd, 2018

From KEF:

KEF is proud to announce LSX, a compact two-speaker wireless music system with all the convenience and connectivity of the connected world, but with the emotion and detail of true high-resolution stereo. LSX is fully wireless both from source and between the speakers and will feature AirPlay 2 for multi-room streaming from Apple devices in January 2019.

LSX follows the award-wi ... Read More.

Wilson Audio Sasha DAW Preview

October 26th, 2018

From Wilson Audio

“Since I designed the WATT for my own use and for my own quite specialized purposes, I was completely surprised at people’s excitement surrounding the WATT, and was simply astonished when they wanted to buy it. This was the first time I truly understood the concept of Authentic Excellence. I designed the loudspeaker I wanted to own, and was delighted when others wan ... Read More.

Grado Introduces Their First Wireless Headphones

October 12th, 2018

From Grado Blog

Since 1953 Grado Labs has adapted at our own pace, and the first wireless Grado headphone is only the first step in what’s to come. We took our time to get the sound just right and made no compromises in the GW100. Nothing is lost except the wires.

Inside the GW100 are none other than our signature Grado drivers. These speakers are the same ones we build for our wir ... Read More.

Bel Canto Announces eOne STREAM

September 28th, 2018

The e.One Stream provides access to thousands of albums by connecting your preamplifier or DAC to your home network, Tidal, Qobuz, Vtuner, or your personal NAS library. The Bel Canto SEEK Controller is a UPnP/DLNA iOS app that organizes playlists, favorite tracks, or stations from around the world, making them readily accessible. With the e.One Stream you can see source, sample rate, an ... Read More.

KEF Announces New Completely Revamped R Series Loudspeakers

September 21st, 2018

The following is a press release issued by KEF.

Maidstone, Kent, UK | September 18, 2018 – Globally-renowned audio pioneer, KEF, has announced the launch of its brand-new R Series, a complete, top-to-bottom transformation of what was already one of the world’s most acclaimed loudspeaker ranges.

Boasting a hefty raft of technological innovations and design improvements, ... Read More.

VAC Introduces Statement Integrated Amplifier at RMAF 2018

September 14th, 2018


The following is a press release issued by VAC.

Sarasota, FL | September 14, 2018 – VAC/ Valve Amplification Company will introduce the latest member of its award-winning family of Statement audio components at the 2018 Rocky Mountain Audio Fest in Denver, CO October 5-7.

The new Statement 450i iQ Integrated Amplifier is an ultimate performance, cos ... Read More.

Dynaudio Announces Completely Redesigned Confidence High-End Speaker Range

September 6th, 2018

The following is a press release issued by Dynaudio.

SAN DIEGO | Sept. 6, 2018 — This week at CEDIA Expo, Danish loudspeaker specialist Dynaudio is offering the North American market its first look at an update to the company's legendary Confidence hi-fi speaker range. With this update, Dynaudio brings its most celebrated technologies — including soft-dome tweeters, Magnesium Silic ... Read More.